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million workers. we will tell you what led to the final deal. >>> syria's capital is rocked by violence after nine months of protest and two deadly car bombs go on outside of security offices. we will have the latest. >>> wall street picks up. we will look at the better numbers and see if the rally will continue in the new year. >>> and snow in new mexico and the northeast means trouble for holiday travelers while parts of georgia clean up after serious storm damage. we will check the holiday forecast and find out who is having a white christmas "early" this friday morning, december 23rd, 2011. captioning funded by cbs >>> good morning. i'm rebecca jarvis. >> i'm jim axelrod. erica hill and chris wragge are off this morning. >>> we begin with the news that the end of d.c. deadline is over. the payroll tax cut in time for christmas. on thursday, house republicans bowed to pressure from all sides agreeing to extend the tax cut for two more months. >> it would have been implemented next month for 160 million workers. sharyl attkisson is on capitol hill for us this morning with details. goo
to this final deal. >>> syria's capital is rocked by violence for the first time in nine months of protests as two deadly car bombs go off outside security offices. >>> wall street picks up good speed before christmas. housing and consumer spending, we'll look at the numbers and see if the rally will continue in the new year. >>> and snow in new mexico and the northeast means trouble for holiday travelers while parts of georgia clean up after serious storm damage. we'll check the holiday forecast and find out who's having a white christmas early this friday morning, december 23rd, white christmas early this friday morning, december 23rd, 2011. captioning funded by cbs >>> final countdown is on to the big holiday weekend. no snow yet here in new york. good morning to you, i'm rebecca jarvis. >> i'm jim axelrod. >>> payroll tax cut just in time for christmas. agreeing to extend the tax cut for two more months. >> the deal will head off a tax increase that would have been implemented for the 160 million american workers next month. sharyl attkisson is live in washington. >> this morning was a
cover in syria to see pro democracy demonstrators its opponents. >>> also, we'll look at the lives and the issues at stake in this debate. this is "the early show" on cbs. [ male announcer ] imagine facing the day with less chronic low back pain. imagine living your life with less chronic osteoarthritis pain. imagine you, with less pain. cymbalta can help. cymbalta is a non-narcotic treatment that's fda-approved to manage chronic musculoskeletal pain. one pill a day, every day, can help reduce this pain. tell your doctor right away if your mood worsens, you have unusual changes in mood or behavior or thoughts of suicide. antidepressants can increase these in children, teens, and young adults. cymbalta is not approved for children under 18. people taking maois or thioridazine or with uncontrolled glaucoma should not take cymbalta. taking it with nsaid pain relievers, aspirin, or blood thinners may increase bleeding risk. severe liver problems, some fatal, were reported. signs include abdominal pain and yellowing of the skin or eyes. talk with your doctor about your medicines, includ
. ♪ >>> there are new anti-government protests in syria, egypt and >>> new anti-protests that began one year ago this weekend. hard to believe it's been a year. >> seriously. began small but sparked a prodemocracy wave that spread throughout the middle east transforming now at least eight countries as elizabeth palmer reports. >> reporter: more protests, this was a revolution. it swept across the arab world, powered by the pent up anger of millions who were suddenly no longer afraid. >> it's been the most unfortunate period in the history of the arab people throughout the 20th century and into this century. this demonstrated their ability to get brutal dictatorship through several uprisings. >> reporter: those civil uprisings became a tsunami. ro roaring for freedom. first in tunisia and then nearby in the region's most populous country, egypt. ring by the army, the police push back, this is the only place in egypt where there is true freedom of expression. the strong man like egypt's hosni mubarak fought back, but video of the abuse went viral, thanks to computer savvy young activists. those ca
fades to fourth place. >>> new violence is reported in syria this morning. a human rights group says at least eight people were killed when syrian security forces opened fire on protesters. the report comes as arab league monitors are in syria checking government promises to end its ninth-month crackdown. >>> the u.s. is warning iran against trying to close the sea lane to the strait of hormuz which carries one-fifth of the world's oil. iran's navy is conducting war games near the strait and says closing it would be, quote, easy but the pentagon says the u.s. navy could and would prevent it. >>> time for weather. now here's a look at what's going on outside >>> up next, banks are not as kind to small businesses as they used to be. >> we are going to take a look at some of the other ways that small businesses can get the start-up cash they need. you're watching "the early show" on cbs. you shouldn't just get it fast, you should also get it for free. that's why at h&r block... you could get money that's both fast and free on an emerald card. just bring in your tax information and get a
syria to allow human rights workers and reporters in. but is syria's government allows that, it may be clearing the way for its own downfall. we've just heard that the observers have finished for the day. that was a short visit. they are due to be there for a week. it's not clear how much freedom they're going to have to talk to whoever they would really like to talk to. chris? >> all right, cbs' elizabeth palmer in london for us this morning. >>> now here is jeff glor at the news desk with a check of the day's other headlines. hey, jeff. >>> good morning once again. a new survey predicts the u.s. economy will keep getting stronger but will grow slowly. the survey of leading economists forecasts the economy will expand next year by 2.4%. this year it grew less than 2%. it's expected 177,000 jobs a month will be created through election day, but the european debt crisis could still create a setback. >>> for the first time since the summer, more americans approve of the job president obama is doing as opposed to disapprove. mr. obama's approval rating jumped to 47% according to a rece
violence is reported in syria this morning. a human rights group says at least eight people were killed when syrian security forces opened fire on protesters. the report comes as arab league monitors are in syria checking government promises to end its ninth-month crackdown. >>> the u.s. is warning iran against trying to close the sea lane to the strait of hormuz which carries one-fifth of the world's oil. iran's navy is conducting war games near the strait and says closing it would be quote easy but the pentagon says the u.s. navy could and would prevent it. >>> time for weather. now here's a look at what's going on outside your window. >>> good morning, what a beautiful day start it is. winds have calmed. granted upper 20s now, cold, but it is seasonal. the normal is 25. let's go ahead and take a look at the forecast. a high of 45, sunshine followed by clouds, those clouds are a warm front. 33 overnight, look at this, tomorrow a high of 54 degrees. that is just the beginning. >>> up next banks are not as kind to small businesses as they used to be. >> we
that the mind numbing monotony and increasing work loads put strains on family. >>> syria's computer foreign minister signed a deal with the arab league and aimed at ending a nine-month crackdown on demonstrating protests. >>> in egypt a fourth straight day of deadly protests. three people were killed today after egyptian soldiers opened fire during a raid. that brings the overall death toll from recent protests to at least 14. the demonstrators are demanding an end to military rule. >>> some of the outrage is fueled by a viral video showing a young woman beaten by police this weekend. her religious robe being pulled off exposing her in public. that's a big deal and against i islamic law. one soldier did try to cover her up to protect her modesty. >>> people are gathering to remember heubel. he died yesterday at the age of 75. he was a hero to his country for leading the peaceful revolution toppling the regime in 1985. >>> the first 11 months of this year were found to be the safest ever to air travel. christmas eve is my deadline, by the way. 7 minutes past the bottom of the hour. time for
policing the border when the economy relied on smuggling from syria. and so they weren't very happy with us. we didn't have a lot of friends. >> reporter: despite successes in the field of battle, the uncertainty of what lies ahead follows many troops home. but opportunity in the form of a college education has led this group of marines to columbia university and is offering ivy league status to students like karim delgado who quit high school and questioned his own academic ability before enlisting in the military. >> it took me a long time to even apply to columbia because i was afraid somewhere deep inside that maybe i wasn't actually good at academics. >> the biggest achallenge is adjusting to this academic environment after not having sat in a classroom since high school. >> we have a large existing community of veterans that goes back a number of years. >> reporter: columbia's dean of admissions is confident veterans in the student body can ex sell in the country's institutions. >> when you're putting together a class and you're thinking about the undergraduate composition, the underg
% and rick santorum in third while newt gingrich fades to fourth place. >>> new violence is reported in syria this morning. a human rights group says at least eight people were killed when syrian security forces opened fire on protesters. the >>> up next, banks are not as kind to small businesses as they used to be. >> we are going to take a look at some of the other ways that small businesses can get the start-up cash they need. you're watching "the early show" on cbs. you shouldn't just get it fast, you should also get it for free. that's why at h&r block... you could get money that's both fast and free on an emerald card. just bring in your tax information and get a refund anticipation check... in 7-14 days, for up to $9,999. you pay nothing out of pocket. hurry. this offer ends february 4th. why pay for fast money when you can get it for free? call 1-800-hrblock to make an appointment. h&r block. never settle for less. it attends wrap parties... with the crew. there's nothing like the taste of the big mac snack wrap. but hurry. it has places to be. ♪ as a va doctor, i have more time to
. ♪ >>> there are new anti-government protests in syria, egypt and bahrain part of the uprising that began one year ago this weekend. hard to believe it's been a year. >> seriously. it began small and sparked a pro democracy wave across the middle east and transforming eight countries right now as elizabeth palmer reports. >> reporter: more than the protests, this is a revolution. it swept across the arab world, powered by the pinned-up anger of millions who were suddenlily no longer afraid. >> it's the most important period in the history of the arab people throughout the 20th century and into the century. demonstrated their ability to get -- dictatorship through civil uprisings. >> reporter: those civil uprisings quickly became a tsunami. citizens roaring for freedom. first in and in egypt. people declared this a mubarak free zone. they pushed back and the only place in egypt where true freedom of expression. a strong man like i didn't want's hosni mubarak fought back. but video of the abuse went viral thanks to computer young savvy activists and fueled the fire and they went galloping in to intimida
crude. >>> in syria, in the city of hom homs the center of the ooup rising. new violence broke out in the city of hama. reports of gunfire there. >>> the trial of the former egyptian president hosni mubarak resume this morning. carried to and from the courthouse on a stretcher. mubarak is on trial for murder accused of ordering attacks on protesters earlier this year. he was forced from office in march. >>> a southwest airline jet blew two tires in a boarded takeoff from sacramento, california last night. the boeing 737 was halfway down the runway when the tires blew and the pilot hit the brakes. 137 people were onboard, no one was hurt. >>> a storm system hit the northeast with heavy rain and strong winds. new york's long island the powerful wind sheared off the roof of an airport hangar and a >>> still ahead this morning, is it time for you to run a small business? we'll tell you what you need to think about before becoming your own boss. >>> uproar in israel. harass women and girls and even spitting on them for not following the strictest religious custo
assad, human rights group says syria's military is holding hundreds of detainees on bases off limits to the monarch. >>> hosni mubarak is on trial for murder accused of ordering attacks on protesters earlier this year. he was forced from office in march. >>> a southwest airlines jet blew two tires on takeoff last night from sacramento california. it was on a flight to seattle on the runway when the tires blew and the pilot hit the brakes. 137 people on board and no one hurt. >>> a storm system hit the northeast with heavy rain strong winds. on new york's long island the powerful winds sheared off a roof of an airport hanger as you can see and ten-story canvas billboard in times square was ripped down. >>> america's most famous chimp has died. cheetah said to be in some of the original tarzan movies. there he is. cheetah once live with johnny weismiller, the original tarzan and moved to an animal sanctuary in florida where he, indeed, lived the good life. not only did cheetah play the piano, he even got chauffeured around town. the animal sanctuary says cheeta
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